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Rob Gronkowski's Sponsorships, Partying Get Spoofed In Latest "Family Guy" Episode

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Fox' "Family Guy" last night featured an appearance by Patriots TE ROB GRONKOWSKI , with the show revolving around Gronk purchasing a house in Peter Griffin's neighborhood. The episode begins with Peter and his friends drinking at The Drunken Clam...

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01/18/00
NEW SPORTS SHOPS FEATURE AN IN-FUSIENT OF TALENT

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01/18/00
A REMINDER! THE DAILY OFFERS ENHANCED E-MAIL VERSION

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